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is it safe to run 8gb of ram at 1066 on a phenom 2 940?

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hai...
you can try this but there should be some little problem in loading memory. memory will be slightly slow.when huge memory found in any device which are in minimum requirement, it get slow to fetch the data.
 
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i got my memory today installed it and all gigs are running at 1066 with no problems woot.
 
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Way to go :toast: have you noticed a difference in speed skellattarr? I am sure there is not much delay :D
 
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its always been fast so hard to tell but ill get better performance out of running virtual machines. and i yet to try some games out.
 
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What do you have it running at now far as the CPU and memory speed?
 
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What do you have it running at now far as the CPU and memory speed?
rite now cpu is at stock 3ghz and ram 1066 5,5,5,15 it seems to be real stable later im going to overclock a little bit.
 
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#32
Sweet that is a great feat well to me it is hard to get 1066 on these 940's well for me at least.
 
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Sweet that is a great feat well to me it is hard to get 1066 on these 940's well for me at least.
ya i had a hard time to when i was using corsair and i read a lot of others can't get to 1066 with other brands but the mushkins 996619 do it with no problems if you want to get 1066 i recommend getting the mushkins.
 
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#34
Woot i got my 8gb of memory running at 1120mhz and cpu at 3150 just a little bump. this is good memory